Our Executives

JOHN LEE BA (Hons) FCA

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Position: Managing Director and Senior Executive

Experience & Specialisms

Over 30 years general practice experience with 6 years at a ‘big 4’ firm. John has run his own firm or been working at partner level since 1991.

His audit & advisory duties include clients in the following sectors:

  • Motor trade
  • Construction & property
  • Schools, pension funds & charities
  • Professional firms
  • Retail and wholesaling
  • Manufacturing
  • Subsidiaries of overseas groups
  • Non-residents
  • Green energy including wind and solar power
  • Publishing and advertising

Recent corporate finance experience includes advising on the buy-out of a magazine division from a quoted newspaper group. He has advised on numerous acquisitions and disposals over the last ten years.

John is our computer and tax expert with high level skills employed using state of the art integrated tax and accounting software.

John leads our incorporation team and has advised many clients on company formation for tax planning reasons in the last year.

John’s interests include his young family, with not much time for anything else but football and motor sport feature. He is an Associate Governor of Arnett Hills JMI School and a mentor at St Clement Danes School.

PATSY LEE BA (Hons) ACA

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Position: Director & Company Secretary

Experience & Specialisms

Patsy has over 20 years general accounting experience having qualified at a ‘big 4’ firm, she then started her own business before joining Lee & Co.

She has undertaken high-level financial consultancy work with local ‘top 250’ PLC clients over an extended period.

She is our general tax, payroll and company secretarial expert.

Her general audit & assurance duties include advising clients in the following sectors:

  • Service sector
  • Health clubs
  • Charities
  • Professional firms
  • Retail and wholesaling
  • Construction
  • Subsidiaries of overseas groups

She advises personal tax clients on all aspects of tax planning and the tax credit system.

Patsy undertakes company secretarial services for clients.

Patsy is looking to build on her banking contacts in Malaysia and the Far East. She is fluent in numerous eastern languages and dialects.

Patsy’s interests include her young family, art and music.

Our most senior qualified staff include Mark King and Charlotte Kaye.